2020 Highways Maintenance Apprenticeship - Northamptonshire

Employer:

KIER LIMITED

Training Provider:

SHEFFIELD COLLEGE, THE

Annual wage £13,000.00
37.5 hours per week Monday to Friday, 9am to 5:30pm.
duration: 24 months
start: 24 August 2020
NN6 9BX
Intermediate(level 2)
Highways maintenance skilled operative (apprenticeship standard)
4 positions available
4 March 2020 (application closing date)
Are you looking to kick-start your career in a professional environment? Joining the team at Kier Highways could be the opportunity that you have been searching for. We deliver a wide range of projects across the country. You’ll be part of a group that can make a real difference to the UK.

Responsibilities

What will the apprentice be doing?

You’ll be working across several depots providing routine maintenance and ensuring the continued operation of roads, tunnels and bridges in the area. As well as this you can expect to get involved with activities including kerbing, concrete work and laying asphalt.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

By the end of the apprenticeship you’ll receive a Level 2 Highways Maintenance Skilled operative qualification – a nationally recognised qualification to kick-start your career in the Highways industry.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

After the apprenticeship you could progress and excel in to a variety of different routes at Kier - There could be opportunities to look into our Kier Degree programme or to progress into other highways maintenance routes.

Skills Required

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Logical, Team working

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Desired
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About the employer

Kier is a construction, services and property group active in building and civil engineering, support services, public and private housebuilding, land development and the Private Finance Initiative.

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